ARIZONA @ WORK is dedicated to assisting veterans reenter the workforce by providing efficient employment and job training opportunities. Whether in Nogales or Page, there is a workforce center close by that is ready to help veterans remove obstacles and find a fulfilling job. Here are 7 ways ARIZONA @ WORK serves those who have served our country.
- Job and Resume Preparation
Veterans are a deeply respected part of the community, and there are many employers seeking to hire disciplined individuals who have served their country. ARIZONA @ WORK staff help veterans prepare a solid resume by translating their military experience into civilian verbiage that employers can understand and value. Veterans also receive help finding a job opening that’s the right fit, learn useful interview techniques and skills training, and much more.
- The Veteran Toolkit
The Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services Veteran Toolkit Program is a resource veterans can utilize to attain the supplies they need for a recently acquired job. The Toolkit can help cover transportation costs, work clothing, equipment and more, and assistance is available at ARIZONA @ WORK offices statewide.
- Free Hotel Stays for Employment-Related Travel
Through the Hilton Honors Military Rewards Program eligible veterans, spouses and transitioning service members can stay at Hilton hotels at no-cost for employment-related travel. Newly registered participants will receive a 100,000-point donation to support travel related to job search activities as well.
- Veterans Helping Veterans
All ARIZONA @ WORK Veterans Service staff are veterans themselves. Some veterans staff have similar stories to the clients walking through the doors and talking with somebody who has a similar background and experiences can make the process smoother and more enjoyable.
- Priority of Service
Eligible veterans and their spouses are given Priority of Service at ARIZONA @ WORK, meaning they qualify to receive employment assistance prior to other clients. Supporting veterans is a high priority for ARIZONA @ WORK and helping them as soon — and as efficiently — as possible is every center’s goal.
- Accommodations for Disabilities
ARIZONA @ WORK can connect veteran job seekers with disabilities to specialized tools and resources to help them obtain gainful employment. ARIZONA @ WORK also partners with community programs to which it can refer veterans if additional support is needed.
- Large Network of Employers
ARIZONA @ WORK veteran staff have worked hard building a network of Arizona employers who are ready and willing to add veteran job seekers to their labor force. Employers that network with ARIZONA @ WORK come from various types of industries, so finding the perfect opportunity is less challenging.
Are you an employer looking to hire veterans? Meet your recruitment and training needs through no-cost services provided by ARIZONA @ WORK by visiting https://arizonaatwork.com/recruit-talent.